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Turkey With Oysters

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The other day I caught my aunt making Turkey With Oysters for her guests. Freshly cut celery, leeks and sauteed in chicken fat was tempting, as I stood next to her. A recipe with carefully chopped turkey, oysters coated up with butter, lots of cream and meat broth can never go wrong. Served hot with sprinkled fresh parsley is a must try.
  Celery ribs 4 , sliced on diagonal
  Diced onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Diced leek 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Butter/Rendered chicken fat 4 Tablespoon
  Unbleached flour 5 Tablespoon
  Milk/Half-and-half cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Turkey broth 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Diced cooked turkey 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Freshly grated nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  White pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Fresh lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
  Shucked oysters 1 Pint, frizzled
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Minced fresh parsley 1 Tablespoon

Saute celery, onion, leeks and garlic in butter until onion is soft.
Sprinkle with flour, cook, stirring, 3 minutes, and gradually add milk and broth.
Cook and stir until smooth and thickened.
Add turkey, reheat and season with nutmeg, pepper, salt and lemon juice.
Adjust to taste.
Add oysters to hot soup and serve immediately with a generous sprinkling of minced parsley.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2067 Calories from Fat 875

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 99 g151.9%

Saturated Fat 53.2 g265.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 634.1 mg211.4%

Sodium 7159.1 mg298.3%

Total Carbohydrates 134 g44.5%

Dietary Fiber 8.4 g33.6%

Sugars 37.5 g

Protein 165 g331%

Vitamin A 124.4% Vitamin C 130%

Calcium 72.4% Iron 171.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Turkey With Oysters Recipe